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Barrister's Reserve® Cool Shaving Soap


Barrister's Reserve® Cool Shaving Soap
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As clean and versatile scents go, Barrister's Reserve® Cool is refreshingly crisp. Based on a classic Italian barbershop staple, notes of bergamot, lemon, and lavender combine for a bracing, invigorating scent versatile enough to wear with your favorite cologne.
  • Light, fresh scent reminiscent of your neighborhood barbershop. Please note that, unlike the aftershave, Barrister's Reserve® Cool soap does not contain menthol.
  • Absolute hard water tolerance.
  • Incredibly creamy, dense lather
  • Superlative slickness
  • Excellent post-shave feel

Net Wt. 4 oz, Made in the USA

Wet your shaving brush well, then swirl it around the jar for about 25 swirls or until a rich, creamy lather is formed. Continue building the lather by adding water (lots of it) and swirling your brush either on your face or in a lathering bowl. Shave, rinse, and spend your day feeling great.

Note: This soap is very soft and may be easy to overload. If the lather seems thin or glue-like, continue to add water until a dense, creamy lather forms.

Potassium Stearate, Glycerin, Aqua, Sodium Cocoyl Isethionate, Potassium Tallowate, Potassium Safflowerate, Cocos nucifera (Coconut) Milk, Sodium Stearate, Ricinus communis (Castor) Seed Oil, Sucrose Cocoate, Sodium Lactate, Fragrance, Tocopherol Acetate, Trisodium Ethylenediamine Disuccinate, Sodium Tallowate, Sodium Safflowerate, Linalool, Butyl Phenyl Methyl Propional (Lilial) (Rep2-), Alpha-Iso-Methylionone, D-Limonene, Benzyl Salicylate, Coumarin, Citral, Isoeugenol, Cinnamic Alcohol (Cinnamyl Alcohol), Geraniol

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Matthew T.
United States United States


Reserve base is excellent. The scent on this is such a classic barbershop scent. If you are looking to get somebody into wet shaving, this would be a good starting point.

Michael F.
United States United States

Totally surprised

Well, the way I purchased this soap is this... Barrister and Mann sent me a sample of Cool Reserve. I was blown away. I was so hyped I gave the sample away to my buddy and then I immediately ordered the soap. I kept kicking myself for giving the sample away cuz I wanted to smell it while I waited for my arrival. Bruh.... this stuff blew me away. My friend said it smells sporty, indeed it does. But it’s complex and deep and utterly left me on the floor of the bathroom consuming the scent over and over. Imagine Aqua Velvet Blue has n steroids. This stuff is amazing! And of course, the reserve line is probably one of the best performing soaps I’ve ever used. Will is a genius!

United States United States

B&M Reserve cool

An outstanding product top to bottom. A true performer. I look forward to trying all of the Reserve soaps. Keep up the great work B&M!!!


Crisp and clean

A very crisp and clean scented soap. I would’ve really liked to have had some menthol added to it but not having it doesn’t take away from the soap at all. An excellent performer.

Brian J.
United States United States

Cool is a Great Summer Shave Soap

I have really enjoyed Cool, particularly the cooling effect on a hot summer day. It’s lather is just as good as the other Reserve soaps, the scent is crisp and refreshing, but the cooling sensation is what sets this soap apart. It will be my go to summer shave soap.

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